Kodinhi, a village in the Malappuram district of Kerala is famously known for having the highest number of twins. The villages initially became famous when a local survey showed the unusual number of twins in this area. According to estimate there are 2,000 families and at least 400 pairs of […]
The Hippie or Hippy movement was a youth movement which began in the 1960s and continued to 1970s, it was a movement that rejected mainstream American life. The movement originated […]
The rose is a rose,And was always a rose.But the theory now goesThat the apple’s a rose,And the pear is, and soThe plum, I suppose.The dear only knowsWhat will next prove a rose.You, of course, are a rose –But were always a rose. The above-mentioned lines are from a beautiful […]
East India company was an English joint-stock company. The company was formed to trade with countries near the Indian ocean and later with Qing China. The company seized large part […]
Vampires are mythical creatures from folklores often depicted with fangs, preying on humans or animals to consume their blood. Vampire myths were very popular in eastern European but are also […]
The pandemic of 1918 was known as the Spanish flu pandemic, an influenza pandemic caused by the H1N1 influenza A virus. Lasting from February 1918 and April 1920, killing more […]
As the new IPL season kicks in let us talk about how it all began!
The LGBTQ+ community is a loosely defined grouping of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, asexual and other groups. The pride month is to celebrate pride, diversity, and individuality. The people […]
Our environment has been of top most concern for the past few decades and rightfully so. There have been various campaigns, schemes, protects and rallies to spread awareness about the […]
Paganism is the religion practiced by many European people from the Iron Age until Christianisation during the middle ages. Paganism took various forms during those years and practices differed from […]
Barbie the global citizen! Yes, it’s the same Barbie doll that many of us played with as a child. That very doll is known as a global citizen due to its global commodity chain and ehich also makes it the most profitable toy in history.
Anything from the era of Renaissance and forward is viewed as modern ear in the study of mythology. During Renaissance as the ideologies of the church were questioned, the way people viewed myths also began to change.
The seven books and eight Harry potter movies and its characters are loved by many. Be it Harry’s journey in defeating he-who-must-not-be-named or Mrs. Weasley’s motherly love, we cherished them all. But ever wondered what happend to these characters after the last movie/book?22 years after the war, here are a […]
Kuldhara is an abandoned village in the Jaisalmer district of Rajastan, India. These beautiful ruins carry a story of its own. Lying 17km west of Jaisalmer is the ghost town […]
Mummification is a process in which the skin and flesh of a corpse can be preserved. The process can either occur naturally or it can intentional using chemicals, and one such naturally mummified corpse is found in the icy cold region of the Himalaya. The mummified remains of a Buddhist […]
Capitalism refers to the private ownership of the means of production, such as factories and businesses that are owned by private individuals and not by the government. These private owners […]
The Wodeyar dynasty is an Indian Hindu dynasty that ruled the Kingdom of Mysore from 1399 to 1761 and from 1799 to 1947. They were a feudatory under the Vijayanagara […]
Varied cultures and traditions can be seen through out the Indian sub-continent, these cultures and traditions gave birth to many folk painting and art styles which have been passed on […]
One of the most amazing things about fictional folklores is its innumerable collection of mythical creatures. They may be friendly or horrifying but these creatures manage to capture our minds. […]
During such difficult times some positive news is all we need, so here are somethings that have been going right -Boom in baby gorillas Mountain gorillas which were marked as endangered in 2018 are found only in three countries – Uganda, Rwanda and Democratic Republic of Congo. Thousands of people […]
Everybody loves listening to music be it classical music, hip-hop, pop, jazz, rock or something else altogether.
But how does music improve our health?
The struggle of women in the freedom movement often gets lost in the telling of these narratives, the sacrifice and efforts of thousands of Indian women is overlooked. When many male freedom fighters were imprisoned women took charge and led the fight for freedom.
The study and writing of history is a dynamic process which changes as time goes by, and over time there are many methods historians have developed to study history.